Ruled that schools were required to be desegregated in an attempt to promote racial equality.
The launch of Sputnik causes this act to be passed, which boosts the teaching of mathematics, science, and foreign languages.
(Now Learning Disabilities Association of America). The organization was created for the parents of children with learning disabilities.
The first bilingual and bicultural public school in America.
Prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity.
The first coeducational class graduated from Columbia College, which was the last Ivy League school to admit women as undergraduate students in 1983.
Two teenagers open fired on a high school campus, killing thirteen people and injuring over twenty. This sparked debates about gun control and school safety.
Aimed to improve public schools by making changes to curriculums, administering yearly tests, and requiring teachers to meet higher standards.
The final version of these new educational standards is released.
West Virginia teachers walked out in protest for better pay. This led to the governor signing a bill to give teachers a 2% increase and another 1% in 2020-2021